Synonyms for forfeiting
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORFEITING
He had saved his own respect at the risk of forfeiting that of Miss Gannion.
What, then, might I not be forfeiting by this unhappy rencontre?
He shrank from forfeiting this respect, unentitled though he was to it.
I beg your pardonI forgot that could only be done by forfeiting Simeon!
The knowledge that she was forfeiting these strangers' respect did not disturb her.
Was she not forfeiting the reality, the one reality, for all that was shallow and worthless?
The Boches were forfeiting their bail, or up to deviltry, or both.
On this depended the holding or forfeiting of four square leagues of land.
If he were beaten, however, he must pay for his defeat by forfeiting his life.
It's the legal expression for failing to show up and forfeiting your bail.